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People often use the phrase "You have done justice to that sculpt."

 

This clearly does not apply here.  This is less justice, and more charity.

 

You have done a great favor to that sculpt. 

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People often use the phrase "You have done justice to that sculpt."

 

This clearly does not apply here.  This is less justice, and more charity.

 

You have done a great favor to that sculpt. 

Ouch.

 

And yet ...

 

I find it difficult to argue.

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People often use the phrase "You have done justice to that sculpt."

 

This clearly does not apply here.  This is less justice, and more charity.

 

You have done a great favor to that sculpt. 

Ouch.

 

And yet ...

 

I find it difficult to argue.

 

 

 

Nah- I love doing old minis favors.  

 

It's ok that so many very old sculpts don't stand up to current standards- you can even compare the same sculptor's work- they improve a lot because they keep pushing to get better, and the standard of miniatures we see goes way up.  I honestly find it refreshing to see how far painting and sculpting have come over the years.

 

For example, I've got an old White Dwarf- I think it was early '90s- with the Golden Daemons in it, and the best of the entries would probably be a 6 or a generous 7 on Coolmini now, but back then they were among the best of the best.

 

By the way, Derek entered an Inquisitor that year.  He was in the top of the meta back then, when green gravel was the height of basing materials, and no one had heard of Zenithal, NMM or OSL.  But the top spot has gotten a lot higher since then, and he's kept up .

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